Source: UK Office for National Statistics
Published: February 2021
Internet sales growth in the UK
As a percentage of total retail sales in the UK, internet sales have steadily increased each year over the last decade, until 2020. In 2020 internet retail sales grew from 20.8% of UK total retail sales at the beginning of the year to 31.9% by the end of the year.
2020’s growth accelerated internet sales' five-year trend in just one year.